PezCycling News - What's Cool In Pro Cycling : By Author

BY AUTHOR Shawn Stott


Sunday June 25, 2017
The USA Cycling Pro Road & Time Trial National Championships will be held for the first time in Knoxville on June 24-25. You can watch the road races live here on PEZ on Sunday the 25th of June. Also see the rider start list here.
Sunday June 25, 2017
The Cervélo Bigla Pro Cycling Team’s dream season continued today after winning two national road titles in Germany and Switzerland. Lisa Klein was confirmed the winner in the sprint in Germany after a photo finish while Nicole Hanselmann out-sprinted a group of six riders to win her title.
Sunday June 25, 2017
Rafael Reis claimed his best result of the season today when he finished 2nd in the Portuguese National time-trial championships in Santa Maria Da Feira.
Sunday June 25, 2017
Tour de France 2017: With less than a week to go to the Tour de France 'Grand Départ' in Düsseldorf; ASO have taken a close look at the mythical climb of the Col d'Izoard with its lunar landscape. On the 20th of July, the 18th stage of the 2017 Tour will finish on the summit of the Col d’Izoard for the first time.
Saturday June 24, 2017
This time next week - Saturday the 1st of July - the 2017 Tour de France will set off from Düsseldorf in Germany for the three week wheeled battle. As the 'Vaterland' is the home of some of the best sausages in the World, we look back at the Pez Grand Tour appreciation of the sausage.
Friday June 23, 2017
Until this one, the San Francisco Rapha Rides video was my favorite, but I'm really digging the moody vibe Seattle is bringing on the latest edit, as narrated by Rapha Continental rider Aaron Erbeck.
Friday June 23, 2017
Next Sunday the road race at the Belgian Championships takes place. The course in Antwerp is seventeen kilometres long. The women need to cover six laps (= 102 kilometres) and already start at eight o’clock.
Friday June 23, 2017
On Friday 23rd June and on Sunday 25th June, 16 riders from UAE Team Emirates will pedal on their Colnago bikes in the national championships in 4 Countries.
Friday June 23, 2017
Wanty-Groupe Gobert heads to the Belgian Championship in Antwerp (25/06) with 11 riders. Kenny Dehaes made of this race a main goal this year. A preview by our sprinter from Deinze.
Friday June 23, 2017
On Thursday, Cecilie Uttrup Ludwig won the Danish national time trial championships for the second year in a row. The 21-year-old blazed around the 28km course in a time of 39 minutes 13 seconds.
Friday June 23, 2017
The passing of Hein Verbruggen on the 14th June went without much ceremony, with barely more than a mention in even the Dutch press. The ex-UCI president was a controversial character and less than popular in many circles. Joe Harris and Steve Maxwell of The Outer Line had a long interview with Verbruggen.
Thursday June 22, 2017
Gazprom – RusVelo has reinforced the team with the new signing of the young talented rider Nikolay Cherkasov.
Thursday June 22, 2017
Valkenburg - Netherlands - wielrennen - cycling - cyclisme - radsport - Philippe GILBERT (Belgium / Team Quick Step - Floors) pictured during the Amstel Gold Race 2017 - foto Miwa iijima/Cor Vos © 2017
After the fantastic victory last year at Lacs de l’Eau d’Heure, which followed his first title captured back in 2011, this Sunday Philippe Gilbert will be on the prowl for a third Belgian Road Race Champion.
Thursday June 22, 2017
Rider Interview: Giro d'Italia stage winner Silvan Dillier has taken his winning ways a step further with the overall victory in the Route du Sud in France last weekend. Ed Hood has the exclusive chat from the multi-talented Swiss rider.
Thursday June 22, 2017
Showers Pass debuts their Women’s Refuge Jacket - a unique combination of hard-shell waterproof breathable performance fabric, ventilation, and reinforced shoulders that seamlessly transitions style, comfort and design from bike to trail and mountain, to everyday errands around town.
Thursday June 22, 2017
June 22, 2017 - National champs week and Tom Dumoulin retakes his Dutch TT title. Team previews for the weekend and we look forward to the Tours de France and Pologne. UCI presidency battle-TOP STORY. Other cycling news: Skujins returns, Deutschland Tour, Hammer to Norway, Vuelta song and Bahrain-Merida Giro video.
Wednesday June 21, 2017
Lizzie Williams (Hagens Berman - Supermint) rolled away from a small breakaway on the third lap and never looked back to take her third win of the Tour of America’s Dairyland at Port Washington.
Wednesday June 21, 2017
Mavic brings an easy, safe, and fast tubeless system to the road with UST. Universal System Tubeless (UST) is the only standard in road tubeless that considers both the rim and tire as a system.
Wednesday June 21, 2017
With each piece of gear I test or review, there's usually a eureka moment where I "get it".  For Castelli's Perfetto Light jersey, mine came at the Cyclosportif Megeve in France - on an overcast day in the French Alps where rain came and went.
Tuesday June 20, 2017
It's the rider's responsibility to know what products they can use within - and outside of the rules. USA Cycling hosts several “Talent Identification Camps” each year for riders ages 14-19 years. Athletes are exposed to skills, tactics, and power testing, but perhaps the most important presentation is from USADA - the U.S. Anti Doping Agency.